Job details

Job details
Employer Wycombe Abbey School
Location Buckinghamshire
Salary £1440 per month plus accommodation and meals
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Closing date
Job starts September 2018

This role is an exciting opportunity for graduates with an interest in education to gain experience for one academic year in this prestigious, forward-thinking and high-achieving school.

Wycombe Abbey employs 11 Resident Tutors each year: 1 in each of the 9 senior boarding houses (age 12– 17) and 2 in our Junior House (age 11-12). Each Resident Tutor is attached to one specific House and is an important member of the House pastoral team under the guidance of the Housemistress. Duties will include assisting with wake-ups and bedtimes, organising activities, attending House parties and outings.

A Resident Tutor will be attached to at least 2 academic departments according to degree and A-Level subjects. There will be opportunities to observe lessons, and if desired, to team-teach. There may also be opportunities to help with university preparation lessons and to give individual university advice. There will also be opportunities to help with activities such as drama, sport or music, according to each applicant’s particular interests. This may be part of a timetabled lesson, or in the evenings.

To apply, please complete the application form for Support Staff and return to Human Resources via 

Further details and applications forms can be found on the School website:

Closing date: 12 noon on 15th January 2018

Wycombe Abbey School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer. 

Registered Charity No. 310638

About the employer

Wycombe Abbey is committed to maintaining full boarding for the needs of modern families. Girls who enter the school at 11+ have their own Junior Boarding House. From the age of 12 to 17, pupils live in 9 mixed-age Senior Houses, and in the Upper Six...

Information about Wycombe Abbey School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Girls
Age range 11 - 19 years
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Locations and contacts

Abbey Way
High Wycombe
HP11 1PE
United Kingdom
+44 1494 473836